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Children's Mug

1970.1310.349 (RS195607)

Description

Children's earthenware mug. Red transfer-printed design, with a large butterfly image on one side of mug and children playing with their dog on the other.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Inscriptions
"DIVERSION/ AT/ HOME" (Transfer-printed)
"All the world is not so cheering/ As home, sweet home" (printed)
"The butterfly's a sportive thing/ Ever on the light some wing"
Material
earthenware
transfer printing
Object type
Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings
Descriptive terms
earthenware
Knickknack
Mug, Decorative
mugs
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1310.349
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
43547

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